Comprehensive Review of Colon and Rectal Surgery

The Oakstone Institute Board Review

Improve your surgical and diagnostic capabilities with this wide-ranging review.

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Widen Your Knowledge Base

This program features 30 recorded lectures and study materials focused on the application of current methods and techniques used in colorectal surgery. It covers diseases and conditions affecting the colon, rectum and anus and will enhance both your diagnostic and surgical capabilities. The program features lectures from distinguished leaders in the field including Course Directors Stanley W. Ashley, MD and Ronald Bleday, MD, both of Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School.

Benefits from Oakstone

Special Oakstone benefits when you order Comprehensive Review of Colon and Rectal Surgery

  • Learn from thought leaders in your field
  • Access to unbiased, evidence-based content and case based reviews
  • Your choice of online and audio/video formats
  • Learn at your own pace in your home or office
  • Post-course quiz to test your knowledge
  • Earn up to 22 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

View our full list of Topics/Speakers, Faculty, Accreditation and Media Format information.

  • Hemorrhoids - Karim S. Alavi, MD, MPH
  • Rectal Cancer: Anatomy, Staging, and Major Resections - Ronald Bleday, MD
  • Rectal Cancer: Local Excision – When and How - Ronald Bleday, MD
  • Fecal Incontinence - Liliana Bordeianou, MD
  • Genetic Disorders of Colon and Polyp Disease - Joel E. Goldberg, MD, FACS
  • Ulcerative Colitis - Stephen R. Gorfine, MD
  • Functional Disorders of Evacuation and Physiology Testing - Alan W. Hackford, MD
  • Diverticulitis - Jason F. Hall, MD, MPH
  • Perioperative Complications in Colon Surgery - Stefan D. Holubar, MD, MS, FACS
  • Pathology of Colon Polyps and Cancers - Jason L. Hornick, MD, PhD
  • Quality and Safety Outcomes in Colorectal Surgery - Matthew M. Hutter, MD
  • Colon Cancer - Jennifer L. Irani, MD, FACS
  • Medical Management of Inflammatory Bowel Disease - Joshua R. Korzenik, MD
  • Congenital Disorders - Craig W. Lillihei, MD
  • Anal Cancer - Harvey J. Mamon, MD, PhD
  • Colorectal Polyps - Peter W. Marcello, MD, FACS, FASCRS
  • Rectal Prolapse - Justin A. Maykel, MD
  • Bowel Obstruction and Ileus - Nelya Melnitchouk, MD
  • Adjuvant Therapy for Colon Cancer - Jeffrey A. Meyerhardt, MD, MPH
  • Stomas - Melissa M. Murphy, MD, MPH
  • Crohn Disease - Deborah Nagle, MD
  • Fissures - Vitaliy Y. Poylin, MD
  • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors, Carcinoids, and Other Unusual Intestinal Tumors - Chandrajit P. Raut, MD
  • Unusual Colitis: Infectious, Ischemic - Rocco Ricciardi, MD, MPH
  • Bowel Preparations for Colon and Rectal Surgery - Marc S. Rubin, MD
  • Fistula Disease - Mandeep Singh Saund, MD
  • Pruritus Ani - Steven Schechter, MD, FACS, FASCRS
  • Presacral Tumors - David J. Schoetz, Jr., MD
  • Colonoscopy - Paul C. Shellito, MD
  • Enhanced Recovery after Surgery (ERAS) - Matthias Stopfkuchen-Evans, MD

Course Directors

Stanley W. Ashley, MD

  • Chief Medical Officer/Senior Vice President for Medical Affairs
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Frank Sawyer Professor of Surgery
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

 

Ronald Bleday, MD

  • Chief, Section of Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

Faculty

Karim S. Alavi, MD, MPH

  • Director, Colon and Rectal Surgery Fellowship
  • Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Department of Surgery
  • University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Worcester, MA

Ronald Bleday, MD

  • Chief, Section of Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

Liliana Bordeianou, MD

  • Chief, MGH Colorectal Surgery Program, and
  • Co-Director, MGH Pelvic Floor Disorders Program
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

Joel E. Goldberg, MD

  • Associate Surgeon
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

Stephen R. Gorfine, MD, FACS, FASCRS, FACP

  • Clinical Professor of Surgery
  • The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • New York, NY

Alan W. Hackford, MD

  • Professor of Surgery
  • Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Vice Chairman of Surgery for Education
  • St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center
  • Boston, MA

Jason F. Hall, MD, MPH

  • Department of Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Program Director, Residency in Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Lahey Hospital and Medical Center
  • Burlington, MA
  • Assistant Professor of Surgery
  • Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Boston, MA

Stefan D. Holubar, MD, MS, FACS

  • Assistant Professor of Surgery
  • Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
  • Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
  • The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice
  • Hanover, NH

Jason L. Hornick, MD, PhD

  • Director of Surgical Pathology
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Associate Professor of Pathology
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

Matthew M. Hutter, MD, MPH

  • Director, Codman Center for Clinical Effectiveness in Surgery
  • Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

Jennifer L. Irani, MD, FACS

  • Associate Surgeon
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Instructor in Surgery
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

Joshua R. Korzenik, MD

  • Director
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital Crohn’s and Colitis Center
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

Craig W. Lillehei, MD

  • Senior Associate in Surgery, Program Director (Surgery)
  • Chair for Surgical Education
  • Boston Children’s Hospital
  • Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

Harvey J. Mamon, MD, PhD

  • Clinical Director, Department of Radiation Oncology
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

Peter W. Marcello, MD, FACS, FASCRS

  • Chairman, Department of Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Lahey Hospital & Medical Center
  • Burlington, MA

 

Justin A. Maykel, MD

  • Chief, Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Department of Surgery
  • UMass Memorial Medical Center
  • Associate Professor of Surgery
  • University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Worcester, MA

Nelya Melnitchouk, MD

  • Instructor in Surgery
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Associate Surgeon, Section of Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Boston, MA

Jeffrey A. Meyerhardt, MD, MPH

  • Clinical Director, Center for Gastrointestinal Cancer
  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

Melissa M. Murphy, MD, MPH

  • Instructor in Surgery
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Boston, MA
  • Kent Hospital
  • Warwick, RI
  • Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island
  • Providence, RI

Deborah Nagle, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Surgery
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Boston, MA

Vitaliy Y. Poylin, MD

  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Instructor
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

Chandrajit P. Raut, MD

  • Associate Surgeon, Division of Surgical Oncology
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Surgery Director, Center for Sarcoma and Bone Oncology
  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
  • Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Program Director, Dana-Farber/Partners Cancer Care Complex Surgical Oncology Fellowship
  • Boston, MA

Rocco Ricciardi, MD, MPH

  • Chief Scientific Officer
  • Lahey Hospital & Medical Center
  • Burlington, MA

Marc S. Rubin, MD

  • Chair, Department of Surgery
  • North Shore Medical Center
  • Salem, MA
  • Chief, Division of Community Surgery
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Instructor in Surgery, Part Time
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

Mandeep Singh Saund, MD

  • Instructor in Surgery
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

Steven Schechter, MD, FACS, FASCRS

  • Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Colorectal Surgery
  • Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
  • Providence, RI

David J. Schoetz, Jr., MD

  • Chief Education Officer
  • Lahey Hospital & Medical Center
  • Designated Institutional Official, Graduate Medical Education
  • Chairman Emeritus, Department of Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Professor of Surgery
  • Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Boston, MA

Paul C. Shellito, MD

  • Visiting Surgeon, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Assistant Professor of Surgery
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

Matthias F. Stopfkuchen-Evans, MD

  • Staff Anesthesiologist
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Clinical Instructor
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Boston, MA

Accreditation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Self Assessment Accreditation

Comprehensive Review of Colorectal Surgery provides AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™ and self-assessment credits toward Part 2 of the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program to Physicians.

Designation

Oakstone Publishing, LLC designates this enduring material for a maximum of 22 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Date of Original Release: May 30, 2015
Date Credits Expire: May 31, 2018

CME credit is awarded upon successful completion of a course evaluation and post-test.

Unique Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this CME activity, you will be better able to:

  • Utilize an increased scientific and technical knowledge base in colorectal surgical practice
  • Describe current patterns of care for colorectal surgical disorders
  • Incorporate best practices in the performance of current surgical techniques
  • Select appropriate surgical techniques and methods
  • Evaluate symptoms of common and uncommon conditions and disorders as they pertain to diseases of the colon, rectum and anus

Intended Audience

  • Practicing general and colorectal surgeons
  • Surgical residents and fellows
  • Medical students and nurses interested in colorectal surgery

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